Grosses

'Heaven Is For Real' Edges Out 'Captain America: The Winter Soldier' for First Place Again on WednesdayApril 24, 2014 07:10 AM

by Shawn Robbins

Sony reports that Heaven Is for Real added another $1.87 million to its haul on Wednesday, representing a 23 percent drop from Tuesday and 49 percent from its opening Wednesday last week. The hit faith-based film has tallied $36.35 million domestically so far, 6 percent ahead of the 8-day total of Son of God.

Captain America: The Winter Soldier dropped 20 percent from Tuesday to $1.77 million yesterday, also giving it a 50 percent week-to-week decline. The sequel's 20-day domestic total is $207.1 million, 19 percent ahead of where Thor: The Dark World stood at the same point.

Rio 2 earned $1.51 million yesterday, off 22 percent from Tuesday and 50 percent from Wednesday of last week. With $81.2 million in the bank so far, the animated sequel's 13-day gross is 7 percent behind the pace of its 2011 predecessor.

Warner Bros. reports that Transcendence posted $0.76 million yesterday, off 26 percent from Tuesday. The sci-fi flick has taken in $13.68 million through 6 days, 26 percent less than 2011's Source Code in the same time frame.

Disneynature's Bears claimed $0.61 million on Wednesday for a 35 percent decline from is Earth Day boost on Tuesday. The flick's 6-day total is $6.97 million, or about 46 percent less than the 6-day start of 2012's Chimpanzee.

Last but not least, A Haunted House 2 slid 27 percent from Tuesday to bring in $0.45 million yesterday. Having taken in $10.58 million so far, the sequel is behind the pace of its 2013 predecessor by 49 percent.

 

Daily Domestic Gross Mon, Nov. 11 2002

Wide (1000+)

#TitleMon, Nov. 11 2002LocationsAvg.TotalWks.Dist.
18 Mile$5,718,821-56%2,470--$2,315$56,958,6851Universal
2The Santa Clause 2$4,873,027-39%3,3522$1,454$64,912,2712Disney
3The Ring$1,899,044-53%2,927119$649$87,503,8504DreamWorks
4I Spy$1,211,245-49%3,1820$381$25,700,1952Sony / Columbia
5jackass: the movie$832,191-55%2,5322$329$54,030,2143Paramount
6My Big Fat Greek Wedding$815,325-49%1,975-2$413$180,273,79530IFC Films
7Sweet Home Alabama$494,008-50%2,004-437$247$119,041,4657Disney
8Ghost Ship$386,953-57%2,361-426$164$26,561,3963Warner Bros.
9Femme Fatale$354,732-53%1,066--$333$3,787,1701Warner Bros.
10Punch-Drunk Love$278,484-56%1,29341$215$14,788,8235Sony / Columbia